Cumberland Athletics 2021-22 Recap

LEBANON, Tenn.--Cumberland Athletics had a great 2021-22 year with tons of highlights all season long. Check out the year-end recap for our sports teams.


Cumberland Athletics finishes 19th in LEARFIELD Directors' Cup Final Standings

LEBANON, Tenn.--After the completion of the spring championships, Cumberland Athletics finished 19th in the LEARFIELD Directors' Cup Standings, the highest-finish ever for CU Athletics, the National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics (NACDA) officials announced on Thursday.


Cumberland Athletics finishes Fourth in MSC President's Cup

LEBANON, Tenn. - Cumberland Athletics finishes fourth in the Mid-South Conference President's Cup following completion of regular-season play for the 2021-22 academic year, conference officials announced Friday.


Cumberland Athletics Camp Schedule

LEBANON, Tenn.--Cumberland University Athletics announces summer camps from baseball, softball, men's and women's basketball, women's volleyball, men's and women's soccer, and football.


CU Softball falls 0-2 to Bethel in the MSC Opening Round Series

LEBANON, Tenn.-- Cumberland Softball falls 2-0 to the Bethel Wildcats in the MSC Opening round. Bethel took game one 7-6 and game two 3-0 over the Phoenix to move on to the Mid-South Tournament in Bowling Green, Ky.


Clark and Evans earn Second Team All-Conference honors

LEBANON, Tenn.-- Senior Mariah Clark and sophomore Ashley Evans were named to the All-Mid-South Conference Second Team, released Thursday by the league office.


CU Softball to host Bethel in MSC Opening Round

LEBANON, Tenn.-- Cumberland Softball will play host to Bethel University in the Mid-South Conference Softball Tournament, announced after the completion of the regular season games Saturday evening.


Cumberland softball splits their regular-season finale with Tennessee Southern

PULASKI, Tenn.-- Cumberland (19-21, 14-18 MSC) split their doubleheader against Tennessee Southern (23-23, 14-18) to split the series 2-2. Cumberland won game one 3-0 but dropped the series finale 3-0.


CU Softball splits their Friday doubleheader against Tennessee Southern

PULASKI, Tenn.-- Cumberland softball (18-20, 13-17 MSC) split their doubleheader against Tennessee Southern (22-22, 13-17). The Phoenix started the series with a 3-0 win but fell 12-1 in game two.


Cumberland falls 0-2 in their second doubleheader against No. 17 Lindsey Wilson

LEBANON, Tenn.-- Cumberland softball (17-19, 12-16 MSC) dropped both games of their second doubleheader against No. 17 Lindsey Wilson (27-11, 18-8 MSC). Cumberland lost the first game 7-0 and the second game 6-1 to fall 3-1 in the series.


CU splits doubleheader against No. 17 Lindsey Wilson on Senior Day

LEBANON, Tenn.-- Cumberland softball (16-17, 12-14 MSC) earned a big 10-9 win in the second game of the doubleheader against No. 17 Lindsey Wilson (25-11, 16-8 MSC) on Senior Day. The Blue Raiders took game one 7-0 to start the series.


Cumberland in Fourth in the Mid-South Conference President Cup Standings

LEBANON, Tenn.--Cumberland University Athletics sits in fourth place of the Mid-South Conference Presidents Cup standings following the winter season, conference officials announced.


Phoenix Softball vs. No. 17 Lindsey Wilson pushed to Saturday and Sunday

LEBANON, Tenn.--Cumberland University Softball is moving their conference doubleheaders against No. 17 Lindsey Wilson back to Saturday and Sunday.


Cumberland Softball splits second doubleheader at Bethel

MCKENZIE, Tenn.-- Cumberland Softball (16-16, 11-13 MSC) split their second doubleheader with the Bethel Wildcats (18-14, 10-8 MSC) on the road on Saturday. With the 3-1 win in game two, Cumberland claimed their second conference series victory this season and got back to a .500 record overall.


Clutch hitting late propels Cumberland Softball to two wins over Bethel

McKENZIE, Tenn.--Cumberland softball came up clutch late in both games to take a 2-0 series lead over Bethel after the first two games.


Phoenix Softball sweeps Lane College at home

LEBANON, Tenn.-- Cumberland Softball (13-15, 8-12 MSC) swept their home doubleheader against NCAA Division II Lane College (15-11) at home on Tuesday. The Phoenix took the first game 6-1 and the second game 9-5.


No. 3 Freed-Hardeman sweeps MSC Series

LEBANON, Tenn.--Cumberland softball held a 2-0 in the sixth inning of the second game, but No. 3 Freed-Hardeman tacked seven unanswered runs to win the series finale and sweep the Mid-South Conference series with the Phoenix.


No. 3 Freed-Hardeman takes two in series opener

LEBANON, Tenn.--Cumberland softball ran into two really good arms in the circle for No. 3 Freed-Hardeman dropping the first two games to open the up the Mid-South Conference series with the Lady Lions.


Cumberland Softball cancels tomorrow's doubleheader

LEBANON, Tenn.--Cumberland University Softball cancels tomorrow's doubleheader against Brescia University.


Bats come alive for Series Win over UPike

PIKEVILLE, Tenn.--Cumberland softball hit three home runs in game one and pushed across 13 runs in game two for the series win over Pikeville.


Cumberland wins game two in extras; loses pitcher duel in game one

PIKEVILLE, Ky.--Cumberland dropped the first game of the series in a 2-1 pitcher's duel and responded with an extra-inning win to split the first day of the Mid-South Conference series against Pikeville.


Monday's Doubleheader against Tennessee Wesleyan Canceled

LEBANON, Tenn.--Cumberland University Softball cancels tomorrow's doubleheader against Tennessee Wesleyan


Cumberland splits second doubleheader against No. 17 UC; took game one 3-2

LEBANON, Tenn.-- Cumberland Softball (8-10, 5-7 MSC) split their second doubleheader against the No. 17 Cumberlands at home on Friday. Cumberland won the first game 3-2 and dropped the second 4-0. The Patriots took the series 3-1.


Cumberland falls 0-2 in first doubleheader against Patriots

LEBANON, Tenn.-- Cumberland Softball (7-8, 4-6 MSC) fell 0-2 in their first doubleheader against the No. 17 Cumberlands (15-8, 5-3 MSC). Cumberland dropped the first game 5-2 and the second game 12-3.


Clark named MSC Pitcher of the Week

LEBANON, Tenn.--Cumberland senior Mariah Clark earns Mid-South Conference Pitcher of the Week honors after a 4-0 week in the circle.


Phoenix split the series with Shawnee State

PORTSMOUTH, Ohio--Cumberland split games three and four on the second day of action to split the series with Shawnee State.


Peach hits first career home run in game one; Copper loses pitchers' duel in game two

PORTSMOUTH, Ohio--Cumberland University softball split the first day with Shawnee State taking game one 7-3 and dropping a tightly contested 2-1 game in the night cap.


Softball sweeps their doubleheader against Brescia

LEBANON, Tenn.-- Cumberland softball produced two complete-game performances in the circle to pick up a doubleheader sweep over Brescia.


CU takes game one over Union 10-6 ; loses game two 11-10 in extras

BARBOURVILLE, Ky.-- Cumberland's bats were rolling today as they won 10-6 in game one. The Phoenix lost game two in ten innings 11-10 to split the doubleheader.


Phoenix split day two to go 2-2 on the weekend

LEBANON, Tenn.-- Cumberland Softball (2-4, 2-2 MSC) split their second doubleheader of the year against Thomas More (2-4, 2-2 MSC). The Phoenix won the first game 12-11 in an exciting fashion as both teams combined to post 31 total hits. The Saints got the better of the Phoenix in game two as the Saints won 6-5.


France blasts two homers in game two as Phoenix split doubleheader with Saints

LEBANON, Tenn.-- Cumberland Softball (1-3, 1-1MSC) splits their first doubleheader of the weekend against Thomas More (1-3, 1-1 MSC). Cumberland dropped the first game 8-1 before finding some offense in game two winning 10-2. The Phoenix first win of the season is also the first win for Stephanie Theall as head coach of the team.


Cumberland drops season opening doubleheader 2-0 to Tennessee Wesleyan

LEBANON, Tenn.-- Cumberland softball (0-2) dropped their first doubleheader of the season to Tennessee Wesleyan (5-1). Cumberland fell 4-1 in game one and 9-3 in game two.


Phoenix Softball vs. Thomas More moved to Saturday and Sunday

LEBANON, Tenn.--Cumberland University Softball announces changes in the schedule due to rain in the forecast for Thursday and Friday


NAIA announces 2020-21 NAIA Scholar-Team and Scholar-Athletes

LEBANON, Tenn. -- 74 Cumberland University student-athletes were named 2020-21 NAIA Scholar-Athletes and 12 Phoenix teams earned NAIA Scholar-Team distinctions, NAIA officials announced on Wednesday as part of the NAIA National Awards Day.


Woodring named Assistant Softball Coach

LEBANON, Tenn.-- Cumberland head softball coach Stephanie Theall announces the hiring of former All-Conference outfielder Taylor Woodring as a full-time assistant softball coach.